citizen science

Apr 11, 2018

Delftia’s Secrets: Gold, Mouthwash and Toxins

In this wrap-up to the spring Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge, we will discuss the genetic complexities of Delftia, what we've learned and what we can still learn by studying how some of its genes vary in nature.

Jan 30, 2018

Where’s Delftia?: A Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge

Join us for the kickoff to our spring Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge to learn about the intriguing story of Delftia and the tools we have to study this and other fascinating organisms.

Jun 21, 2017  |  Around Campus

17 Highlights of Our Extraordinary 2016-17

The just-ended school year had so many amazing highlights that it was hard to pick just a few. Find out why it was one of our best ever.

Apr 4, 2017  |  Around Campus

Compete and Win Prizes by Capturing Wildlife (With Your Phone)

See who can capture the most photos of wildlife and plants across the Triangle as part of this year’s City Nature Challenge, which runs April 14-18.

Nov 29, 2016

What Did We Find Living on Our Campus? Results of the Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge

At this closing event for the Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge, Roland Kays and selected student participants will show off the photographs of wildlife taken by camera traps on campus and analyze the patterns of animal habitat use.

Oct 17, 2016  |  In the Community

Citizen Scientists Needed to Find NC’s Candid Critters

North Carolina scientists are looking for volunteers to help with the largest-ever camera trap study of wildlife. Find out how you can get involved.

Aug 17, 2016  |  Around Campus

Take a Walk on the Wild Side of Your Campus

Through the Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge, students, faculty and staff can borrow camera traps to make discoveries about the mammals that live right here on campus.

Aug 26, 2015  |  Featured

Citizen Science Effort Highlights How Little We Know About Life in Our Own Homes

An NC State citizen science project has discovered of thousands of unidentified species living in and around homes in the United States.

Aug 6, 2015  |  In the Community

The Ecology of the Future and the Future of Ecology

NC State biologists are working with underrepresented college students and designing citizen science tools to give middle school students everywhere the chance to be involved in scientific discovery.